Practical and Useful

  • By: Dave Hughes
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Naturals on top? Try wet flies rather than dries.

Nymphing Simplified

  • By: David Hughes
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In water as boisterous as this, you’ll need weighted nymphs and a substantial indicator. If you start fishing with a couple of small split-shot on your leader, you can add another if you’re not catching either trout or the bottom, and subtract one if you snag and fail to get a drift.

Practical and Useful

  • By: Dave Hughes
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Practical and Useful

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Four steps to consistently taking trout on dries.

Practical and Useful

  • By: Dave Hughes
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Preparing for the vast majority of hatches you’ll encounter on trout streams is remarkably simple.